Network Engineer

Seattle, Washington

Post Date: 05/12/2017 Job ID: 23137 Industry: Other Area(s)

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Understands business strategy/direction and develops, designs, implements, and supports technological solutions to facilitate business strategy execution.
  • Analyzes network needs, formulates business solutions using cost justification techniques, and implements solutions.
  • Responsible for the health of the entire wired/wireless network.
  • Oversee all network integration requests from partners, vendors, and the parent company. Troubleshoots most complicated issues.
  • Works with application teams to develop strategic application/network design.
  • Troubleshoots network and communication problems related to Local Wired, Wireless, and Wide Area Networks.
  • Provides support for network users, partners, and third-party vendors.
  • Respond to emergency network outages.
  • Configure switches and routers to support business requirements and special events.
  • Perform packet sniffing and analysis to troubleshoot data, network, transport, and application level issues.
  • Monitors for system bugs/vulnerabilities and defines process to address these issues.
  • Leads with special projects from start to completion.
  • Works with management in defining/implementing/monitoring the operational, strategic planning, and business continuity/disaster recovery solution.
  • Oversee all network projects comply with our network standards and processes are being followed.
  • Designs, Implements and documents network infrastructure (both logical and physical).
  • Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.

 

SCOPE:
  • This position serves as the subject matter expert and is responsible for all aspects of the data network (wired/wireless).
  • Provides design, installation, and configuration of all network devices.
  • Provides 2nd-level support on the network infrastructure (wired/wireless).
  • May lead and direct the work of others.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Replace non-functioning network devices within SLA’ s.
  • Build/Expand network for new venues/attractions.
  • Change network port assignments based on device requirements – General, Dirty, Voice, PCI, Secure, Guest, and Partner.
  • Troubleshoot network communications to the application layer.
  • Mentor Network Administrator and Network Engineer on technology and processes.
  • Maintain network topology documentation.
  • Work with partners, vendors, and the parent company to resolve network communication issues.
  • Test and approve new technology to be used.
  • Maintain network design up-to-date.
  • Provide expertise in Layer 1-7 communication troubleshooting.
  • Develop new solutions to improve network performance, reliability, and capability.
  • Oversee all network implementations and changes and verifies processes are followed to prevent network outages.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 10+ years designing/managing/supporting Cisco network infrastructure
  • Strong understanding of network design and topology
  • Good understanding of LAN, WAN, and WLAN protocols
  • Experience troubleshooting Cisco switches, routers, wireless devices, and firewalls
  • Cisco platform experience (Wi-Fi, Security, Datacenter, VoIP).
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience managing large Cisco wireless environment – Including management of Cisco controllers, Cisco Prime, and MSE/CMX
  • Must have experiencing supporting large scale deployments
  • Experience conducting wireless surveys and assessments will be given preference.
  • Strong understanding of RF.
  • Experience performing large scale project coordination with multiple vendors, internal support teams, and internal users.

 

EDUCATION:
  • Associate’ s degree (AA) required. Bachelor’ s degree or Master’ s degree preferred.

 

EXPERIENCE:
  • 10+ years’ experience supporting Cisco networks (routers, switches).
  • 5 – 7 years’ experience working on Cisco wireless, security, VoIP, or Datacenter; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience managing large Cisco networked environment – Including management of Cisco routers and switches.
  • Expert level with switch configuration and router configurations.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience with Security, Wireless and Data Center.

 

CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Minimum: CCNA

Preferred: CCNP Wireless or better.
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